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New book about Ariz. wildfire that killed 19 firefighters
By JERRY HARKAVY
May 2, 2016 7:02 AM
Review: New book about a 2013 Arizona wildfire captures the spirit of the 19 Hotshot crew members who perished while battling the flames
Celebrate spring with Oakton's Noteworthy Festival
Submitted by Oakton Community College
May 2, 2016 9:19 AM
Oakton's annual Noteworthy Festival, a musical celebration featuring recitals and concerts showcasing the college's student performers and music faculty, is scheduled May 4-13 at the Footlik Theater, 1600 E. Golf Road, Des Plaines. All performances are at 8 p.m. and admission to each event is $5.
Review: Laura Lippman's 'Wilde Lake' is character-rich story
By OLINE H. COGDILL
May 2, 2016 8:38 AM
Book Review: In "Wilde Lake," Laura Lippman melds a character-rich story with deftly plotted tale
Author appearances: Jeff Kinney, Dave Barry promote their books in Naperville
By Laura Milbrath Stewart
May 2, 2016 9:56 AM
Jeff Kinney ("Diary of a Wimpy Kid") and Andy Griffiths ("The Treehouse") team up for an author event Monday, May 2, in Naperville. Pulitzer Prize-winning author Dave Barry signs copies of his new book, "The Worst Night Ever," Wednesday, May 4, at Prairie Elementary School in Naperville.
The art of the deal: Can game theory help parents?
By Leanne Italie
Apr 28, 2016 6:00 AM
Game theory, a branch of mathematics dealing with strategic thinking, has been applied to scenarios of war, business and biology. But parenting? You bet, said writer and New York City dad of five, Paul Raeburn, who has written a book with academic Kevin Zollman noting all the ways dealing with kids might go more smoothly if only parents knew a little bit about game theory.
Review: 'The Last Mile" is Baldacci's latest thriller
By WAKA TSUNODA
Apr 25, 2016 9:20 AM
Book Review: "The Last Mile," David Baldacci's latest thriller, offers action, mystery and much more
Book review: 'Siddhartha's Brain' smart take on meditation
By CARA ANNA
Apr 25, 2016 9:22 AM
Review: James Kingsland draws from life of the founder of Buddhist philosophy and practice, and from research and personal exploration, to show what lies behind the striking first sentence of "Siddhartha's Brain."
Author appearances: Lin Oliver signs 'Fantastic Frame' books at Naperville's Anderson's
By Laura Milbrath Stewart
Apr 23, 2016 7:17 AM
Children's book author Lin Oliver signs copies of her new middle-grade titles at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 26, at Anderson's Bookshop in Naperville. Local New York Times best-selling author Melanie Benjamin discusses "The Swans of Fifth Avenue" at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 26, at The Book Stall at Chestnut Court in Winnetka.
'Princess Diaries' author Meg Cabot coming to Metropolis May 13
By Melissa Silverberg
Apr 22, 2016 5:48 PM
Meg Cabot, best-selling author of "The Princess Diaries" will visit Arlington Heights on May 13 to discuss her newest book.
With determination, Benet senior gets first novel published
By Elena Ferrarin
Apr 21, 2016 7:06 AM
Benet Academy senior Sophia Whittemore got her first novel published in March. "I remained incredibly optimistic," she said of being rejected nearly 40 times.
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